DA to lay criminal complaint against EFF following “violent” behaviour

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it will lodge a criminal complaint against Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) councillors following their violent and aggressive behaviour towards city officials, Council members and the destruction and vandalising of city property on Thursday. DA Caucus Chairperson in City of Tshwane Jacqui Uys said EFF councillors destroyed Council […]

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President Ramaphosa described Moerane as a vibrant leader

Tebogo Msimanga | President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his deep sadness at the passing today of former Johannesburg Mayor Councillor Mpho Moerane.Moerane passed away on Wednesday 18 May 2022 after a week in hospital following a vehicle accident. Ramaphosa said his thoughts go out to Moerane’s wife, Fikile, and their four children, as well as […]

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Poor and vulnerable South Africans sent from pillar to post-DA

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance (DA) is calling on the Minister for Social Development, Lindiwe Zulu, and the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) CEO, Busisiwe Memela-Khambula, to issue an urgent stay of discontinuation of South African Post Office (SAPO) pay points for two months, while they engage with smaller retailers in rural communities […]

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ANC government to ship R50 million worth of food from South Africa to Cuba

Tebogo Msimanga | Demoratic Alliance MP Willem Faber said in a reply to Thursday’s speech debate on international relations and cooperation, the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Naledi Pandor, said her Department won’t send R50 million to Cuba – instead they aim to buy food for this amount in South Africa and ship it […]

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Public Protector:Lawful enquiry should proceed

Just News | The Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she notes with regret the decision of the Parliamentary Section 194 Committee to commence the impeachment enquiry in July 2022. The Public Protector is on record that any lawful enquiry should proceed as a soon as possible. She is confident that no legitimate enquiry will find […]

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Former SAA board Chairperson Myeni to face the music

Tebogo Msimanga | The former chairperson of the South African Airways (SAA) board, Duduzile Myeni, was expected to appear at the Johannesburg Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday as the matter was set down for the outcome of representations, she lodged with the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in the Gauteng Local Division, Adv. […]

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“DA was right to lay charges against Magashule for Asbestos scam”

Tebogo Msimanga The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it welcomes receipt of the fourth Zondo report into State Capture, which vindicates its contention that the Free State Department of Human Settlements was used as a laundromat to siphon funds meant for the poorest people in the province into the pockets of ANC politicians and their cronies. […]

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NFP calling for President Ramaphosa to fire Premier Zikalala

Tebogo Msimanga | Following startling allegations that KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala had a water tanker filling up his tanks with water that was supposed to be distributed to the needy people, the National Freedom Party (NFP) is calling on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act. NFP Secretary-General Canaan Mdletshe said Premier Zikalala had no reason whatsoever […]

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